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Stone Town:

The bustling capital Stone Town (declared a Unesco World Heritage Site in 2000) with its maze of narrow streets, shops and markets is a blur of colours, sounds and spiced aromas. It is an outstanding material manifestation of cultural fusion and harmonization. Years of trading activity between Asia and Africa, is illustrated in an exceptional manner by the architecture and urban structure of the city.

In the dark history it was one of the main slave-trading ports in East Africa. It is famous for its fascinating maze of narrow streets and alleyways which lead past numerous mosques, palaces, shops, bazaars and old houses with ornate carved and studded heavy wooden doors and. There´s something for everyone, museums, mosques and markets, crafts, cloves and curios-arts, antiques. Stone Town is truly a shopper´s paradise and one of those few precious places in Africa where getting lost is part of the experience!